Enjoy a yoga flow in the ballroom or Wednesday evening listening to music on our front lawn. Explore our current experience offerings below.

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August 9th

Take Care

6pm - 7pm

August 16th

August 16th

Ellaerobics at the Pool

6pm - 7pm

August 18th

August 18th

Night of Queer Icons

6pm - 9pm

Girl by the Pool

Pool Passes

Available Monday - Thursday

Upcoming Events


Pool Passes

Take advantage of our amenities even when you aren't staying on property. Enjoy a day at the pool, which includes a Ranch Rider or N/A beverage and complimentary parking.



"Night Of:" Themed Night Swim

The pool party series you didn’t know you needed so you can stay cool & get down with a live band and DJ all summer long. Presented by Deep Eddy Vodka and Richard's Rainwater – think good vibes, good music, and great drinks. Please no outside food + beverage.

8/18 : Night of Queer Icons : Celebrate Austin Pride while enjoying music from the people who inspired an entire community.


Ellaerobics at the Pool with Erica Nix

This is not your average aerobics class! Join us on 8/16 to get it on in the pool with the incredible Erica Nix. RSVP below to reserve your spot. If spots fill up, you're still welcome to come by for a drink, to dance along in your lounge chair, and for a swim after the class ends.


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Take Care at Hotel Ella

Each month, Hotel Ella hosts a health & wellness class or workshop devoted to one of the eight dimensions of wellness: physical/nutritional, emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, financial and environmental. Leave feeling rejuvenated & equipped with new tools to take care of yourself & be well. These events are free and open to the public. Click below for more details and to reserve your spot!



Around Town

Located in downtown Austin and just steps away from the University of Texas, Hotel Ella’s idyllic setting is one of the many reasons people love staying here. Most visitors arrive knowing that Austin is the Live Music Capital of the World, but it doesn’t take long to see that this city is also rich with history, culture and some of the best restaurants in the country.

  • Josephine House

    Josephine House

    The sister restaurant to Austin fine dining institution Jeffrey’s, Josephine House offers breakfast, lunch, brunch, happy hour and dinner in a charming cottage in the historic Clarksville neighborhood.

    Places to eat

  • Blanton Museum

    Blanton Museum

    A collection of world class art with an Austin vibe. Located on the University of Texas campus and walking distance from Hotel Ella, the Blanton Museum of Art is one of the largest university art museums in the country.

    Places to see

  • Moody Center

    Moody Center

    Austin's newest premier venue featuring over 150 nights of unique entertainment. Just six minutes from Hotel Ella, make this a place to visit while you're in town.

    Places To See

  • Kick Pleat

    Kick Pleat

    An established Austin women’s boutique featuring a well-edited selection of quality transition pieces from both notable designers, like Rachel Comey & Apiece Apart, along with under-the-radar, up-and-coming labels.

    Places to shop

  • Maufrais


    A custom hat shop with a Stetson Bar, ready to be perfectly shaped and fitted. Come for an Austin-inspired keepsake, stay for the personalized hat experience in a beautifully designed store.

    Places To Shop

  • Deed Eddy Pool

    Deed Eddy Pool

    Make a splash at the oldest man-made swimming pool in Texas! Cool off in the refreshing spring-fed waters on a sunny summer day, or take a few laps in the designated swimming lanes.

    Places To See

Need more recommendations? Feel free to call the front desk!